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Clive Gamble – The Anthropology of Deep-History

  Event Date: 20 September 2013 Stevenson Lecture Theatre Clore Education Centre, British Museum Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG     The Royal Anthropological Institute, London presents The Presidential Address 2013 Professor Clive Gamble ( University of Southampton and President of the Royal Anthropological Institute) – The Anthropology of Deep-History The history of anthropology reveals a discipline driven by …

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Teaching History in Deep Time

29 April 2009 – Teaching History in Deep Time – Two historians – Professor Peregrine Horden and Professor Penelope Corfield – and one geographer – Professor Clive Gamble – explore the relationship between ‘time’ and ‘History’ and how the study of History over long periods of time, or ‘Deep History’, can further an understanding the past. While present research clearly points to a shift in periodisation and classification, teaching History in ‘Deep Time’ is clearly something that has not yet entered the syllabus of undergraduate teaching. The discussion here proposes some practical models.